Charcoal and Acrylic on Canvas
55" x 55" and 30" x 30"
These oversize charcoal drawings of disembodied human hair, fields of interweaving strands create complex topographies whose contour lines both define and defy orderly forms. In some of my other drawings and prints based on hair, this human form is conflated with those of ropes, knots or plants.
Paz de la Calzada's Hairscapes and related work
by Michael Rauner
Paz de la Calzada's series of Hairscapes and other works during her residency at Djarassi Resident Artist program in January of 2007.
40 pages, 35 photos